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Alvaro Garcia

Alvaro Garcia obtained his DVM from the College of Veterinary Medicine Montevideo, Uruguay. After working 14 years as Extension Dairy Specialist for South Dakota State University, he is currently Director of Agriculture and Natural Resources.


enzymes fed to dairy cows

Fiber-degrading enzymes increase dairy cow milk production

Literature review examines experiments where dairy cows benefitted from various enzyme combinations, doses
While the lactational response of dairy cows fed fiber-degrading enzymes has been scarce and inconsistent, recent studies suggest the effectiveness of fiber-degrading enzymes to improve milk production and milk components is possible.
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